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Cali girl living in the Big Apple

Cali girl living in the Big Apple

T. Parisha, Staff Writer

April 25, 2016

I have been living in New York for two years now. I can say that this has been quit a different living and learning experience. But I do love New York. I first came to New York when I was twenty year olds. I came to play basketball for Mercy College and I wanted to pursue a career in sports broadcasting...

Women Civil Rights Leaders take over the Money

Women Civil Rights Leaders take over the Money

T. Parisha, Staff Writer

April 25, 2016

When I first heard that Harriet Tubman was going to be on the $20 dollar I thought that it was a joke that was going around social media. I never thought that a black person would be on money and at that a black female. This news was all over my social media timeline. It was really funny because everyone...

Watching the Mamba as I grew up

Watching the Mamba as I grew up

T. Parisha, Staff Writer

April 24, 2016

I have been watching Kobe Bryant play all my life. Ever since I was a little girl, he was my favorite basketball player besides Michael Jordan. I remember when my Dad bought me my Kobe 1 shoes. My godmother called them the space man shoes but I liked them. As I grew older I started to fall out of love...

The Rape Epidemic

The Rape Epidemic

T. Parisha, Staff Writer

April 24, 2016

For the past couple of months I have been watching all of the 30 for 30 documentaries on Netflix. I am addicted to watching these documentaries. But there was one that I recently watched that was just shocked me, it sticks out to me for some odd reason. Fantastic lies is the 30 for 30 documentary involving...

Underground

Underground

T. Parisha, Staff Writer

April 24, 2016

Underground is a TV show that premieres on the WGN network. This show is based on the Underground Railroad. When I first heard about the show I was hesitant about watching it. Because I knew that I was going to see how everyday life was for slaves working on a plantation. Sometimes it is hard for me...

They Were Out To Get Me

They Were Out To Get Me

T. Parisha, Staff Writer

March 10, 2016

Nothing is worse than going outside to get into your car and coming to realize your car has been towed. It’s a devastating feeling. I was so upset but I could not even cry. I literally had no emotion to my car being towed for the second time in six months. I started walking in the direction of...

Apple vs The FBI

Apple vs The FBI

T. Parisha, Staff Writer

March 9, 2016

  The big controversy for some time now has been should Apple assist the FBI by hacking into the killer of the San Bernardino shooting iPhone to see if there is any connection with mass terrorist group ISIS. The case is going to court right now because the FBI wants Apple to create backdoor software...

The Struggle of a Student Athlete

The Struggle of a Student Athlete

T. Parisha, Staff Writter

February 11, 2016

Being a student athlete may be the death of me. With three more weeks to go in the basketball season, I feel exhausted physically and mentally. I’m hanging on for dear life trying to keep up with my classes and practice so that I am on top of my game. When I wake up, it’s a struggle to get...

Shoveling For The First Time

Shoveling For The First Time

T. Parisha, Staff Writer

February 4, 2016

Sunday morning I woke up to the aftermath of the second biggest blizzard in New York . Blizzard Jonas took me by surprise, I looked out the window and there was snow everywhere. I spent the night over my friend Jinea’s house in Elmont Long Island. There was 26.8 inches of snow outside and her car was...

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